Keith I Myers – 2016-02-12 11:20:02-0500 – Updated: 2016-02-12 11:20:02-0500Hey +Joseph Hindy – can I borrow your phone for a minute?
Do you ever give your unlocked phone to another person? Learn how in just 30 seconds they can add their own fingerprint, allowing them to unlock it whenever …
Shared with: Public, Keith I Myers, Joseph Hindy+1’d by: Joseph Cappellino, kapela issaac, Victor Parker, Christopher Rios, Master DeckerReshared by: Steve Golf, Ravi ShuklaJoseph Hindy – 2016-02-12 11:24:26-0500Lol so this can only be done if you’re using nova launcher eh? Cool! Keith I Myers – 2016-02-12 11:25:19-0500No, but Nova launcher is the easiest method. – You just need something that can trigger the activityGeorge Byers – 2016-02-12 11:31:04-0500Glad Google is forcing OEM’s to android’s built in fingerprint API for 6.0. Samsung S4 & 5 used to store fingerprints as PNG files!!! Joseph Hindy – 2016-02-12 12:24:55-0500+Keith I Myers yeah that’s kinda nuts. glad that requires at least a modicum of technical know-how before it can be pulled off =/Keith I Myers – 2016-02-12 12:38:02-0500+Joseph Hindy – Honestly this is a terrible oversight on LGs part to even allow this to happen in the first place. Hopefully once upgraded to 6.0, they will use the native Android API but you never know for sure.
Ultimately you can protect yourself by setting up 4 fingerprints on your phone as well. I would do this if I were you. Joseph Hindy – 2016-02-12 12:47:40-0500+Keith I Myers I already do actually lol. Both index fingers and both middle fingers. 😛Joseph Hindy – 2016-02-13 01:43:15-0500 – Updated: 2016-02-13 01:43:38-0500+Daniel Citrin no but sometimes the sensor can be finicky so I’ll switch back and forth.